Gifts that Give Back: Part 1

If anyone is still out there…HI!…thanks for continuing to come back to my little corner of the internet. I know I keep saying I’m going to keep up with this blog on a regular basis and I promise that day is coming! I just need to get through this month. I’m swamped at work, the Hubs is working mandatory 50 hour weeks and I have jury duty! Not to mention we are trying to get our house ready to sell. Good news, though, I survived the holidays and since you are here I’m guessing you survived as well! Yay us! […]

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Where has Christmas gone?

I know I’ve been gone for awhile again but I am trying really hard to come back and make this a regular thing! Right now I feel a little bit like Charlie Brown or Cindy Lou Who. I am trying to remember the true meaning of Christmas and trying to figure out where Christmas went. First and foremost, Christmas is about the birth of Jesus Christ. I think a lot of us have forgotten this along the way and failed to pass it on to our kids. I would love to know how many children out there know that Christmas […]

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Finding Myself

This blog is all part of my journey to finding myself. I love getting to express myself and hopefully I can help others. I have this extremely strong desire to help others but I haven’t figured out where to focus that energy just yet. I’m hoping as I continue on my journey and discover more about myself I will figure out what I’m meant to do. I’m on a journey to find myself because I completely lost myself in being a mother and a wife. I was so busy taking care of everyone that I forgot to take care of […]

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Happening Now…Life!

This post is not what I expected it to be. I started with the idea for a post about “mom judging” which then turned into a post about judgment in general and now it is about living in the present. But really I think it all goes hand-in-hand, at least for me. So here it goes. I recently read a book titled, Present Over Perfect. I knew as soon as I saw the title I needed to read this book and I was so right! I am a self-proclaimed perfectionist and I was so worried about how others perceived me […]

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